22/06/2010 - Interpretation of dali48
Table prayers and blessings: Many creatures are painstakingly searching for the daily... - May all have enough to eat... (Thich Nhat Hanh)
Mother Earth - Father Sky, we thank you for the... - with which you blessed us, and we thank the food that gives us its... - Blessed be the meal...
By a common spoken prayer, a different sense of community... - Children have very much pleasure in it and... - that food is more than just food intake... (B. Delikan, Connection Special 24)
Centuries ago, the Chinese Zen layman P'ang have said: "My daily activities are quite... - I'm just in a natural way in harmony with... - I get water from the... - l carry firewood" - This may illustrate how one is always been conscious in... - that the everyday activities are the... - of the so-called spiritual itself...
The still practiced today "way of tea in Zen" goes back to Sen Rikyu (1522-1591). He equalled the... - of the way of tea in Zen with the 4 basic... - harmony, respect , purity and tranquility...
In each cup the green tea is knocked by a thick bamboo brush through the boiling... - each guest gets his cup of tea with a very sweet... - and drinks it quietly and... - you not only enjoy tea and... - but also the atmosphere and the whole... (A. Meutes-Wilsing / J. Bossert, Connection Special 24)
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